The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 224 245 212
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 15 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 1.23% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 22
Median daily rate £474 £321 £171
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.47% +87.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £132 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £530 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £276 £215
% change year-on-year
+35.74% +28.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
Windows Vista
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1658 2367 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.40% 24.94% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 1334 1294
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 238 219
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +11.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the South East region.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +22 8 £474 -10.49% 1
Kent - 2 £140 -
Surrey - 2 £160 -
West Sussex +12 1 - -
East Sussex +5 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire +3 1 - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
3 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
5 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
6 15 (36.59%) Oracle
6 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
6 15 (36.59%) MS Office
7 14 (34.15%) IPsec
7 14 (34.15%) Citrix
7 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
8 13 (31.71%) Information Assurance
8 13 (31.71%) Cryptography
8 13 (31.71%) CESG
8 13 (31.71%) Internet
8 13 (31.71%) Client/Server
8 13 (31.71%) CISSP
8 13 (31.71%) SMTP
8 13 (31.71%) CESG Certified Professional
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (24.39%) Sendmail
10 10 (24.39%) SSH
10 10 (24.39%) FTP
10 10 (24.39%) Unix
10 10 (24.39%) OWASP
10 10 (24.39%) Fuzz Testing
10 10 (24.39%) Patch Management
11 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
12 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
12 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Office
2 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) IPsec
2 13 (31.71%) Internet
2 13 (31.71%) SMTP
3 10 (24.39%) FTP
3 10 (24.39%) SSH
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security
7 2 (4.88%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Security Advisor
2 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance Leader
4 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Build Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) ArcSight Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Build Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) CESG
1 13 (31.71%) Client/Server
1 13 (31.71%) Cryptography
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (24.39%) Unix
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Information Assurance
2 10 (24.39%) Fuzz Testing
2 10 (24.39%) OWASP
2 10 (24.39%) Patch Management
3 8 (19.51%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (17.07%) ISMS
4 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.07%) Security Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security
6 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.88%) Content Development
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) DNA
8 1 (2.44%) Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (31.71%) CISSP
4 8 (19.51%) CEH
5 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CCA
7 1 (2.44%) CCAA
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) RMADS
2 2 (4.88%) GPG13
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) Sendmail
3 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (9.76%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.44%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.44%) OVSD
3 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle
3 14 (34.15%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) Remedy
6 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
7 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.44%) Apple
8 1 (2.44%) Aruba
8 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.44%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
8 1 (2.44%) Sophos